Syncyclonema haggi Dhondt 1971 (scallop)

Bivalvia - Pectinida - Entoliidae

Synonyms: Pecten (Entolium) pusillulus Griepenkerl 1889, Pecten laevis Nilsson 1827, Pecten spathulatus Rouillier 1846, Syncyclonema laevis Nilsson 1827

Full reference: A. Dhondt. 1971. Systematic revision of Entolium, Propeamussium (Amusiidae) and Syncyclonema (Pectinidae, Bivalvia, Mollusca) of the European Boreal Cretaceous. Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique 47(32)

Belongs to Syncyclonema according to Meek 1864

See also Dhondt 1971, Malchus et al. 1994 and Yamani 1983

Sister taxa: Syncyclonema cretacea, Syncyclonema gamsensis, Syncyclonema gibsonia, Syncyclonema greppini, Syncyclonema haeggi, Syncyclonema hagenowi, Syncyclonema haldonensis, Syncyclonema kingi, Syncyclonema latum, Syncyclonema nilsoni, Syncyclonema semiplicata

Ecology: facultatively mobile epifaunal suspension feeder


• Cretaceous of Belgium (1 collection), Denmark (2), Germany (4), the Netherlands (1), Poland (1), Ukraine (1)

Total: 10 collections including 11 occurrences

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